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第5回:『サピエンス全史』に続く物語、そして人類は「データの神」に駆逐される〜連載・池田純一書評|WIRED.jp

第5回<br>『サピエンス全史』に続く物語。<br>そして人類は「データの神」に駆逐される<br>ユヴァル・ノア・ハラリ『Homo Deus』<p>40カ国で刊行され世界的なベストセラーとなった『サピエンス全史』の著者、ユヴァル・ノア・ハラリの待望の新作『Homo …

Pollution cuts solar energy production by up to 35%

We may be sabotaging our efforts to generate clean energy. New research from a team led by Duke University found polluted air can reduce solar energy …

Pollution

There is a point at which it will make economic sense to defect from the electrical grid

More than 1 million US homes have solar systems installed on their rooftops. Batteries are set to join many of them, giving homeowners the ability to not only generate but also store their electricity on-site. And once that happens, customers can drastically reduce their reliance on the grid.<p>It’s …

Solar Power

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Annotating All Knowledge

Events<p>24 Oct 2017<p>Participants recently gathered for a combined community meet-up for the Annotating All Knowledge Coalition, Collaborative Knowledge …

Note-Taking

Vogue Australia March 2016 Ondria Hardin and Jimmy Young Whitforde by Will Davidson

Australia

Breakthrough solar cell captures CO2 and sunlight, produces hydrogen

<b>Bill Burton, UIC News Center</b> -- Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have engineered a potentially game-changing solar cell that …

New desalination tech could help quench global thirst

The world is on the verge of a water crisis.<p>Rainfall shifts caused by climate change plus the escalating water demands of a growing world population …

App that helps aid workers: 'I watched TV while mapping 100km of Nigeria'

Gamers help find hard-to-reach communities as Médecins Sans Frontières uses data from MapSwipe app to produce detailed local maps<p>Gamers can now help aid workers locate communities affected by natural disasters, disease outbreaks or conflict using a mobile app developed by Médecins Sans Frontières …

Alphabet Wants To Fight Disease By Altering Your Body’s Electricity

Verily Life Sciences, Google's former life sciences division, is teaming up with GlaxoSmithKline, one of the world's biggest pharmaceutical companies, to form a new company dedicated to the emerging field of "bioelectronics."<p>In its quest to create solutions for intractable medical problems, from …

Today (21 JUL) is birthday of Lovis Corinth, a German artist whose mature realized a synthesis of impressionism and expressionism #wikipaintings http://www.wikiart.org/en/lovis-corinth/the-new-pond-in-the-tiergarten-berlin-1908

UN thinks internet access is a human right

In formal terms, the Internet is a global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP.) This enables billions of devices to be connected worldwide.<p>Through this network, the Internet delivers a range of services, including inter-linked hypertext documents; …

Uber's upstart rival in Pakistan uses rickshaws, low-tech phones | Reuters

LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) - As taxi hailing giant Uber enters Pakistan, a little-known local competitor is counting on a mix of new ideas and old technology to tap what could be a big chunk of the market: low-income residents who travel in rickshaws, not cabs.<p>Rixi rickshaw driver Saeed Akhtar sits …

Sun-powered phone charger gives migrants in Greece free electricity

LESBOS, Greece (Reuters) - For refugees and migrants stuck in Greece, a smartphone is a lifeline -- as long as its battery lasts.<p>But access to electricity can be hard to find in overcrowded camps, nor is it always free in cafes where young and old crowd together over a socket, waiting anxiously to …

レモネード・ガレージ・いい会社──『WIRED』Vol.23 特集『いい会社』に寄せて|WIRED.jp

複雑さを複雑さのまま抱きしめるということ──プリント版最新号・特集「BODY & HEALTH」に寄せて|WIRED.jp

Chile Is Producing So Much Solar Power, It's Giving It Away For Free

I would like some solar, please.<p>Market forces often produce strange quirks in the economic system, like the one we're seeing in Chile this year: the …

Renewable Energy

オバマ大統領の広島スピーチ全文 「核保有国は、恐怖の論理から逃れるべきだ」

The Best Commencement Addresses | An Archive of Inspirational Graduation Speeches

Graduation Speech Archive<p>I have been collecting commencement addresses with <b>inspirational quotes</b> for the past nine years now and when I talk about my …

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Photos of the Ancient Temples of Angkor, Cambodia

Photographer Alex Teuscher recently traveled to Cambodia for work, and while there, he took the opportunity to visit and photograph the ancient …

Photography

1932: Gandhi Protests Caste Separation

On September 16, 1932, reformer Mohandas Gandhi started a six-day fast in Bombay (today, Mumbai) to protest caste separation in India. Caste is a hereditary social status, usually associated with societies on the Indian Subcontinent. The British government, which controlled India at the time, …

Home | Gregg Kellogg

I work on Semantic Web Standards and create [Open Source][1] projects. More FOAF information is available at http://greggkellogg.net/foaf.<p>My Personal …

Washington D.C.

The third industrial revolution is basically dead, leading economist says

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Moore’s Law has been dead for some time, and the productivity boost from the third industrial revolution has nearly run …

CES

ロイターが写真配信サービスを開始してから30年。その中でも、時代の大きな転換点となったニュースの現場で撮影されたものをまとめ、カメラマンに撮影した当時の様子を証言してもらった。 ロイター写真報道:激動の30年(1) http://bit.ly/1Fm7hk0

Android is suddenly surrounded by enemies

That threat isn't from Apple. Despite its record-breaking financial success, the iPhone doesn't pose an existential threat to Google's Android. Apple isn't prepared to drop its prices enough to compete in the low-end and emerging markets that Google dominates.<p>There's a very real and growing threat …

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